PG police on the hunt for suspected murderer

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Yesterday, we told you about the murder of 36-year-old Lascelle Martinez in Punta Gorda Town.  Police say it appears to be a love triangle gone wrong and jealousy the motive.  According to police reports, their investigations revealed that Simeon Lino was driving his red pick-up...

Dead Guatemalan in Chiquibul fell and hit his head

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We have been reporting on the body of a Guatemalan person found in the Chiquibul some two days ago.  There have been many conflicting reports as Guatemalan media said it was a Guatemalan Soldier who was killed on the Belizean side. Guatemalan media even showed a picture of the...

Senate Inquiry Chairman says he tried to bring order

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Yesterday at the Senate Select Inquiry in Belmopan, the disruptive and disrespectful behavior of UDP operatives caused the session to be suspended as Police tried to remove Brian “Yellowman” Audinett and Alberto August and others from the gallery. As we showed you, the men had...

Media asking for Yellowman’s assault to be addressed by police

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Yellowman’s behavior included a threat to throw a channel 7 camera man over the balcony, stoning our plusnews camera man with an object, and grabbing the Krem journalist’s camera while threatening to throw it to the ground.  As we told you yesterday, our plusnews camera man made...

Courtenay Says UDP hecklers trying to protect Penner

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As we’ve said, the main target of the UDP supporters in the gallery was Senator Eamon Courtenay. It started from the week before, which was Penner’s first appearance. At last week’s session, Alberto August was in the gallery and Senator Eamon Courtenay had stopped the session to...

Wade to be charged in court on Friday

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Six months ago, PlusNews aired a story about work being done at the Santa Elena Sporting Complex by the Ministry of Works personnel after the Stadium had already been handed over by the contractor to BIL. Well that story has landed the journalist who covered it, Pastor Louis...

Man arrested for shooting at woman’s house

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28-year-old Tyrone Young has been arrested and charged for Discharging of a Firearm in Public. As we told you yesterday, 22-year-old Kayla Young, who resides in Munoz Alley in Belize City, reported that while she was at home at approximately 11:50 p.m. on May 16; she saw two male...

Davone Gillett arrested for Aggravated Assault

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A man has been arrested for pointing a gun at a woman. 41-year-old Shirley Mejia reported that she was standing with her daughter and daughter-in-law in front of her house in Pinks Alley in Belize City. She says she was approached by 20-year-old Davone Gillett, who cocked what...

Third delivery vehicle robbed in 7 days

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Another robbery of  a business delivery vehicle has been reported on Mahogany street in Belize City. This is the third one in 7 days, all of delivery persons, all on Mahogany street. The latest incident is the robbery of  21-year-old Enrique Patt, a driver for Zeta Purified...

Penner paid for many nationalities during 2012 election time

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In yesterday’s interrogation of Elvin Penner at the Senate Select Inquiry, he was asked by Senator Eamon Courtenay about an interview that he had given back in 2012 when there appeared to be a rush for nationalization in time for general elections. More than two thousand names...

COLA issues statement on PSU President’s comments

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President of the Public Service Union, Eldred Neal is being asked to resign from that post due to inflammatory remarks he allegedly made against the Garifuna community. Neal, along with the Belize Energy Workers Union (BEWU) General Secretary, Marvin Mora, could be heard on the...

COLA comments the Prime Minister remarks about the Integrity Commission

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As you will recall, the Prime Minister spoke to the media on Friday about the Integrity Commission saying that he is convinced that the law prevents them from going back 5 years Rt. Hon. Dean Barrow, Prime Minister of Belize: The Integrity Commission wrote us after it was...